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WOMAN Spring 2018

Mary Ellen Clyne President and Chief Executive Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center

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Vol. 7 No. 1

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Letter from the Publisher

Michael Reidy Art Director Juliana Vogel Editorial Assistant Nancy Carin Graphic Designer Daniel Epstein Staff Photographer Louise Hafesh Tonya Johnson Christine Maxwell Rhonda Rivera Judi Rothenberg Deborah Schapiro Contributors Pauline Dunberg Vanice Gage Donegan Donna Stanul Amy Schwartz Marketing Specialists Call for information: 973-276-1688 or e-mail: North Jersey Woman is published by Vicinity Marketing Group, 165 Passaic Ave, Suite 107, Fairfield, NJ 07004. All rights reserved. The contents of this publication may not be reproduced either in whole or in part without the consent of the publisher. Vicinity Marketing Group assumes no responsibility for unsolicited materials.

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hank you for picking up the Spring North Jersey Woman Magazine, which continues to celebrate inspiring women of our community. Inside you will meet Mary Ellen Clyne, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center (page 11). Dr. Clyne’s nursing career background is the backbone to her success as a hospital administrator. In this issue you will also find advice from local professionals sharing solutions and insights in their fields of expertise (pages 14-17.)

We are excited to once again be hosting the 2018 Spring North Jersey Woman Expo at Mayfair Farms in West Orange on May 8 from 4-8pm. The Expo will have something for everyone—demonstrations, giveaways, massage stations, lots of shopping (jewelry, clothing, essential oils and more), food sampling. Sign up for a reading in the the ever popular Spirituality Room, where a suggested donation of $10 will benefit the event’s featured charities. Beginning on page 19 you can see a sneak preview of the vendors that will be attending and what services and products they will be showcasing. This Spring North Jersey Woman Expo will benefit two local organizations: The Jersey Battered Women’s Service (JBWS), a full service agency that assists victims of domestic violence as well as The Apostles’ House, an organization devoted to providing comprehensive social services to homeless women and children in Essex County. Grab your friends and join us on May 8! I look forward to seeing you there.

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Cathy Murray Black, Publisher

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Educating and advising women on solutions and trends in their areas of expertise. Karolina Dehnhard Karolina Dehnhard is matrimonial and family law attorney, with the Short Hills based law firm of Budd Larner, P.C., and the founder of Divorce Dynasty, a platform of attorneys, doctors, accountants, therapists, financial professionals, realtors and life coaches who are each a champion of their respective roles in the divorce process. Individually, many of these women have a first-hand experience or a discerning understanding about life after separation, as well as all of the important things one must consider in the years that follow. Together, they endeavor to help and counsel women who face those difficult, but necessary decisions. Ms. Dehnhard zealously represents her clients in complex divorces, prenuptials, child custody, parenting time, alimony, child support and domestic violence issues.

Dr. Linda Stone Dr. Linda Stone has been on TV and featured in several periodicals including Garden State Woman magazine, Doctors of Dentistry magazine, New Jersey Monthly magazine and The Beacon, the journal for medical professionals of UMDNJ. She is a certified member of the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, NJ Dental Association, International Team for Implantology and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Stone is a true entrepreneur and was at the forefront of women in dentistry when she began her career in 1982. She was quick to see the need for a new kind of dentist, a doctor empathetic and compassionate enough to work with patients who experience significant stress and anxiety when visiting the dentist. Her office provides state-of-the-art techniques and changes patients’ lives one smile at a time. She loves giving patients “the smile of their dreams.”

Michael J. Wildes Michael J. Wildes is the Managing Partner of Wildes and Weinberg, P.C. Mr. Wildes is a former Federal Prosecutor with the United States Attorney’s Office in Brooklyn (1989-1993). Mr. Wildes has testified on Capitol Hill in connection with anti-terrorism legislation. He is an Adjunct Professor at the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law in New York and teaches Business Immigration Law. From 2004 through 2010, Mr. Wildes was also the Mayor of Englewood, New Jersey–where he resides. Wildes and Weinberg, P.C. has offices in New York, New Jersey and Florida and Los Angeles by appointment only. If you would like to contact Michael Wildes please email him at and visit the firm’s website at


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Ariella Cianni Ariella Cianni, one of the talented stylists at Shag86 of Little Falls, recalls that even from the very first day of work in May of 2004 as an assistant at the salon—the first at which she had ever worked—she was eager to be “the best of everything.” Today, she clearly has achieved that goal, honing her skills over the years side-by-side with the best stylists in the field in cutting, color, styling and more. During her career, she has trained with professionals at industry leaders such as Goldwell, Wella, Arrojo, Redken, Paul Mitchell and many others. “I still continue my education to this day,” she says, “and look forward to learning new things every time I go for training.” Once, when asked what she would be if she had the opportunity to change her career, she quickly responded, “I would never take that opportunity, because I love what I do so much, it would sadden me if I didn’t have this work in my life anymore.” Summing up, she says, “it’s the best feeling, knowing that my talent can change the way clients feel about themselves and having them feel their very best when they leave my chair.”


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Serving a Vulnerable Community The Apostles’ House Offers Its Clients Food, Shelter and Life Skills By Deborah Schapiro


eligious institutions are traditionally concerned primarily with matters of the soul. Several decades ago, however, five Newark-area Episcopal churches recognized that the growing number of hungry and homeless people required physical as well as spiritual nourishment. They got together and in 1982 established The Apostles’ House, a comprehensive social-services organization. According to Emergency Shelter Manager Victoria Griffith, “Our mission is to help our residents achieve self-sufficiency. While they are staying in our shelter, they are also attending classes in financial literacy, job readiness, mental wellness, anger management and more.” The typical stay in the shelter is three to six months. Griffith says, “We work with landlords and management companies to find our residents more permanent housing. Obviously, they need to have a job first,

kitchens and bathrooms, where husbands, wives and children stay together. Griffith notes that transitional housing program serves a different population from the shelters.

so they need to spend some time with us getting back on their feet.”

Not all of The Apostles’ House clients are homeless, but all are in need. Griffith estimates that the food pantry serves over 300 clients each month; the food is donated by individuals as well as area supermarkets and other companies. She adds that the clothing pantry serves roughly 100 people each month.

The Apostles’ House shelter is for women and children only (boys can stay until they are 13). Staff members do activities with pre-school age children while their mothers are attending classes.

Griffith concludes, “The Apostles’ House is much more than a place to sleep. Our clients come to us broken and beaten down, and we help them build themselves back up.”

In addition to its shelter, The Apostles’ House offers transitional housing. These are individual apartments with their own

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POWER HOUR The new approach to “Dress for Success” By Judi Rothenberg


hankfully, a navy blue suit with utilitarian pumps is no longer the only way to look professional. Power dressing today is about letting your ideas and work take center stage, not your outfit. To avoid boring, MM.LaFleur encourages you to think INSIDE the box—answer a few questions online, and a stylist will create a personalized “Bento Box.” Inside you’ll find a complete coordinated outfit, down to the shoes, if that’s what you want.

The Bento Box Your Bento will be culled from a collection of sophisticated dresses, separates, knits, and suits. This is not a subscription service; you may order a Bento anytime or shop for individual items online.

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Mary Ellen Clyne


Climbs From Nurse to President Spring 2018 11

By Rhonda L. Rivera, photos by Dan Epstein


ary Ellen Clyne, Ph.D., President and Chief Executive Officer at Clara Maass Medical Center—one of approximately 138 nurse/CEOs in the United States—did not set out to become a hospital administrator. Rather, after interning and then working as a nursing assistant at a nursing home, she decided to enter the nursing field. Reflecting on the decision today, Dr. Clyne notes wryly that as a young teenager she “didn’t realize the intensity of the course curriculum for nursing which was heavily based in sciences.”

Never one to shy away from a challenge, however, Dr. Clyne graduated with a Diploma in Nursing from Muhlenberg Hospital School of Nursing in Plainfield (now JFK Muhlenberg Snyder Schools), where she was honored with an Award for Greatest Potential for Future Growth. Her first job was at Overlook Medical Center, where she developed a mantra that serves her to this day: “Be dependable, reliable and accountable at all levels.” Throughout her career, Dr. Clyne has been fortunate to have been guided by several mentors. She is very grateful that “people took chances on her, and she never let anyone down.” At every step in her nursing career, she “leaned in.” Gratefully accepting special projects, she was promoted and received specialized training in areas such as process improvement. Dr. Clyne points to her nursing background for her ability to be a quick learner and to understand customer service and patient safety in addition to knowing regulations. Above all, she believes in relationships. She humbly credits the phenomenal team of professionals that she is honored to work with and applauds them for their commitment and dedication to making a difference in the lives of those they serve.


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One major perk in nursing, Dr. Clyne notes, is the tuition reimbursement offered by many medical centers. She happily took advantage of this program to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, a Master of Science in Nursing Administration and, ultimately, her Ph.D., all from Seton Hall University. While she was required to apply herself intellectually to these pursuits, the program took away the financial worry. On the home front, Dr. Clyne will celebrate her thirtieth wedding anniversary in May. Her husband is a retired police captain, and they have three children. Notably, all three have chosen to follow in their parents’ footsteps, as both sons are police officers and her daughter is studying to go into hospital administration. With her demanding role, she notes that she “is proud of her children and made sacrifices for them” in order to attain a positive work/life balance. In sum, Dr. Clyne notes, “My journey has been an incredible ride and wouldn’t change anything. I am thankful to Barry Ostrowsky and Thomas Biga for the opportunity to serve in the RWJBarnabas Health System.”

RWJBarnabas Health is the most comprehensive health care system in New Jersey and among the state’s largest private employers. The system is comprised of 11 acute care hospitals (including five teaching hospitals and an academic medical center), three children’s hospitals, a pediatric rehabilitation hospital and its network of outpatient centers, a free-standing behavioral health center and statewide network, trauma centers, a satellite emergency department, ambulatory care centers, comprehensive hospice and homecare programs, medical groups, two accountable care organizations (ACOs), multiple-site radiology services and pharmacy services. The system includes 33,000 employees, 9,000 doctors, and trains 1,000 medical students and interns annually. RWJBarnabas Health and Rutgers University have announced plans to partner and create the state’s largest academic health care system, dedicated to providing high quality patient care, leading edge research, and world-class health and medical education that will transform and advance health care in New Jersey. RWJBH is the official health care provider of the New Jersey Devils, Rutgers University Athletics, Seton Hall University Athletics, Princeton University Athletics and the Somerset Patriots.

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The Science Behind

Going to the Dentist











By Tonya Johnson, photo by Dan Epstein


ost people don’t rush to make an appointment to visit the dentist. In fact, many patients try to avoid it for as long as possible due to fear and anxiety. Although it is recommended that everyone visit the dentist regularly, there are certain warning signs that indicate you should pick up the phone and make an appointment.

Do certain diseases put you at greater risk for dental problems? The mouth is the gateway to the body and many systemic diseases show signs or symptoms through your oral health. Are you one of the 29 million people who have diabetes? People with diabetes have a greater risk for gum disease, which left untreated can impact your blood sugar levels. Diabetics are also more prone to experience dry mouth which puts them at greater risk of developing cavities.

Is osteoporosis and dental health related? Osteoporosis, or low bone density, is another condition that affects nearly 40 million Americans. Before starting treatment for osteoporosis it is important to see your dentist so they can make sure your mouth is healthy. Procedures that affect the bone, such as having a tooth extracted, have increased risks and complications once you’ve started treatment.

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Sensitive teeth have many possible causes and it’s important to have them evaluated by a dentist. It may be a sign of gum disease, a cavity, or your tooth root could be exposed because of receding gums. There are many different options for treating sensitivity but finding out the cause is step one.

teeth it is the sign of disease activity and if it is left untreated it can lead to tooth loss. It has even been shown that periodontal (gum) inflammation is associated with increased risk for developing cardiovascular disease.

What are the hidden dangers of not going to the dentist?

Do you ever wake up with headaches or sore muscles in your jaw?

A common misconception is that since nothing is bothering you everything is healthy. A lot of times cavities will be painless and once they start bothering you, the treatment is no longer so simple. Usually the longer you wait to go see your dentist the harder it is for us to fix the problem. Even if your gums don’t bother you, if you notice bleeding when you are cleaning your

Don’t just take some Advil and forget about it, this can be a sign of a problem with your TMJ, which are the joints and muscles that help you open and close your mouth. This may be a sign that you are clenching and grinding your teeth at night, which left untreated can cause damage to the teeth themselves.


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Shining a Spotlight on One of the Lesser-Known Outcomes of Domestic Violence and Restraining Orders



By Michael Wildes, Esq. and Karolina Dehnhard, Esq.


he Legislature finds and declares that domestic violence is a serious crime against society; that there are thousands of persons in this State who are regularly beaten, tortured and in some cases even killed by their spouses or cohabitants.” Thus opens the first provision of the New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991, initially enacted by the New Jersey Legislature in April 1982 and revised, at times substantially, since then. The Domestic Violence Act was created to protect some of the most vulnerable segments of society. However, domestic violence can appear in all shapes and sizes. It was the intention of the Legislature “to assure the victims of domestic violence the maximum protection from abuse the law can provide.” This includes 24/7/365 access to the police, the courts and the Halls of Justice. Pursuant to the Statute, “when a person claims to be a victim of domestic violence, and where a law enforcement officer responding to the incident finds probable cause to believe that domestic violence has occurred, the law enforcement officer shall arrest the person” who is alleged be the perpetrator. The operative word used in the statute is “shall,” it is not “may” or “might.” Therefore, the imposition of any improper or undue interference against a victim seeking the protection of the police or judicial system could be construed as interfering with the rights of the victim and improperly attempting to influence those charged by the Legislature to protect the most vulnerable. With the above definition and backdrop in mind, domestic violence manifests itself in many ways, particularly in the field of family law, such as to pressure the often “weaker” spouse or household member to capitulate to their terms or be subject to “consequences.” For example, a spouse threating another spouse in the context of divorce. It could be as simple—or as serious—as one spouse being physically violent with the other, following them around town, interfering with their employment, or assaulting them.

Michael Wildes, Esq. Wildes and Weinberg, P.C.,

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Karolina Dehnhard, Esq. Budd Larner, P.C.,

150 John F. Kennedy Parkway Short Hills, NJ 07078 973-379-4800

The entry of a Final Restraining Order has grave consequences. A lawyer can lose their license to practice law, a doctor can lose his medical license, and members of law enforcement can lose their ability to carry a weapon. Any person found guilty of committing an act of domestic violence is fingerprinted and placed in a central database, where their name can be located by law enforcement. Further, and very relevant in today’s political climate, a charge of domestic violence has very serious immigration consequences because it is a ground for removal. The Immigration and Nationality Act specifically says that any foreign national, i.e. anyone except a U.S. citizen, who is convicted or pleads guilty to a crime of domestic violence, can be removed. Even if the aggressor has a green card, if that person has been here less than 7 years, they will be removed back to their native country. If someone is here illegally (or has overstayed their visa), his or her removal is almost guaranteed. These ramifications are not always at the forefront of the mind of the victim when seeking the protection of the Courts. When faced with severe consequences, it is no surprise that many of the individuals charged with an act of domestic violence seek to resolve the issue amicably by way of a Consent Order or Civil Restraints. While the victim has to consent to the dismissal of the TRO, the decision often comes with the reality of living with the consequences of not agreeing to do so. Moreover, the cycle of violence, whether physical or psychological, often results in the victim having a sense of remorse, or second-guessing their decision to seek protection out of fear for their physical safety or financial well-being if the aggressor is to lose their job or be deported. Spring 2018 15











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Spring/Summer Hair Trends: An Interview with Ariella Cianni By Christine S. Maxwell, photo by Dan Epstein


hag86 in Little Falls creates and maintains magnificent manes. Ariella Cianni, a top stylist at Shag86, discusses spring and summer hair trends below. What are the latest trends in hairstyles for the spring/summer season? Hair is big and bouncy for the summer. Unlike the big hair of the ‘80s, hair is manageable, glossy, and healthy. Wet curls are in style. This hair look is air dried or achieved with a diffuser. The ends of the hair are tousled and not stick straight. Another cool trend is hair accessories. Scrunchies are back, along with head scarfs and barrettes. Scrunchies adorn loose, untidy braids and ponytails. Fringes are long falling below the eyebrows.

What are the latest trends in color? Dirty blonde hair is the latest look. Unlike the platinum blonde of last year, this season’s hair is a warmer shade of blonde. Golden shades with warmer tones all over is the new platinum. Balayage, where the color is swept into the hair using a special brush instead of foil highlights, is trendy and gives a natural and modern look. It allows hair to have depth and still have a sunkissed look. This technique can be used with all shades of colors and tones. Metallic hair shades are popular now, too. Silver, shiny hair replaces the previous, muted gray hair.

Which hairstyles are most versatile for the busy woman this summer?

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Hair resting around the collarbone is a good length for women of all ages. Loose and textured is an easy style to maintain. Be aware of the summer humidity and go for an easy style that looks natural but styled.

Which hair trends are likely to continue beyond the summer season? A trend I see going beyond spring and summer would be balayage. Balayage is a color technique that has been around for decades. It just keeps reinventing itself with new techniques and placements. Spring 2018 17

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We’re celebrating spring with a salute to a bright new season of flavor. From the freshest fruits and vegetables to all the best meats, seafood and cheeses, it’s the ideal time to try something new. At Kings, we’re showcasing the season’s best with our Chef Prepared favorites and expert catering, perfect for any occasion. Make this spring memorable and flavorful, all with your local Kings. Follow us for fresh updates | ©2018 Kings Food Markets

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EXHIBITOR PREVIEW Get a Sneak Peak at What You’ll Find at the Expo!

Meet with Allstate agents that will tell you all that you need to know about Allstate’s products and services. Information on career opportunities will also be available! You’re in good hands with Allstate.© The Allstate Corporation is the largest publicly held personal lines property and casualty insurer in America, serving more than 16 million households nationwide.

Allstate New Jersey Insurance Company 908-252-5107 |

Adventures Plan your next retreat and learn about all the events that Adventures for the Soul has going on! Their goal is to create amazing retreats and events that encourage busy, over-scheduled women who are busting at the seams for a time-out to reconnect with their passions, dreams and their own voice. Their perfect mix of exciting outdoor excursions, transformative workshops and community of inspiring women will empower you to live the life you deserve and want.

See how you can revamp your home or office space with AMA Designs & Interiors’ full-service and virtual interior design services. Sign up for their raffle of a home decor basket with a design consultation! AMA Designs & Interiors LLC is a full-service interior design studio based in New Jersey servicing clients near and far. Providing fullservice design to New Jersey residents and Internationally through virtual interior design services. They specialize in residential projects that are timeless with layers of unique personal details.

AMA Designs & Interiors 973-714-2519 |

Adventures for the Soul 973-619-3008 |

Make your health a priority–visit AFC Urgent Care’s booth to find out about their Urgent Care and Occupational Medicine services, and have your blood pressure checked. The AFC Urgent Care Center in West Orange, NJ provides walk-in extended-hour access to medical care for acute illnesses and injuries ranging from cuts to bruises, sprains to fractures, coughs to colds and much more. AFC Urgent Care is recognized for advanced patient care provided by expert physicians and staff, particularly in the areas of urgent care and occupational medicine. When you choose AFC Urgent Care, you’ll be seen promptly and treated by a board-certified physician, every time.

Talk to Dana Maria about yoga, meditation, and other services; shop her Guided Meditation CD’s and affirmation books; and learn all about her Annual Retreat in Tuscany taking place in October. She will be offering a $100 discount at the Expo to those who book a room by May 15. Through her work, Dana offer practices and strategies that support and sustain you when life’s challenges pull you from your center. Yoga opens the body. Meditation quiets the mind. Spiritual Retreats help refresh and regroup. Her book of affirmations sees the tone for the day. Using these modalities she can assist you in creating a Spiritual Toolbox and maintain your connection to Self and Soul.

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Amie will enlighten attendees about her coaching approach and how she can help them achieve their goals whether they are a Transitioner, Builder and Striver. She will be raffling off a gift basket and have giveaway goodies at her table. As an Executive and Leadership Business Coach, Amie connects people and their ambitions. Her coaching approach focuses on strategizing, leveraging peoples’ strengths, and bringing their best qualities front and center. Together, you turn these strengths into a Success Plan. With one-on-one, thoughtful direction, she is dedicated to helping clients make the right, strategic decisions to vault them from frustration and doubt to unlimited possibilities.

Amie Blumberg Coaching 201-207-3340 |

You will not want to miss out on visiting the Baccus Fine Wine table! They will be pouring wine for expo guests so that they can have a taste of the variety of wines they offer. Antonio Agnello and Maria Crocetti of Baccus Fine Wine are importers and distributors of some of the finest wines from around the world. They have wines from Italy, Spain, France and Portugal.

Baccus Fine Wine Importers and Distributors 347-401-6667

EVENT CHARITY The Apostles’ House is an organization devoted to providing comprehensive social services to homeless women and children and individuals or families at risk of homelessness in Newark and Essex County. They provide numerous services and programs, including a food pantry, clothing pantry, parent aide, transitional housing, emergency shelter, and the Rutgers medical clinic program.

The Apostles’ House 973-482-0625 |

REHABILITATION Meet with members of the Atlas Chiropractic team and learn all about the services they offer—from pain relief to chiropractic care. Receive a spinal assessment, and grab a few giveaway items for your swag bag. The center offers specialized board certified Atlas Orthogonal Chiropractic and physical therapy. Atlas Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Center has a state-of-the-art facility, ample parking, digital x-rays and convenient hours.

Atlas Chiropractic and Rehabilitation Center 973-894-3300 |

See how the services that Dr. Becker offers can benefit your overall wellness! Stop by for a complimentary massage from their mini massage chair. The Becker Spine and Sports Institute was developed by Dr. Becker as a facility for people of all ages, dedicated to the treatment of pain (neck, back, sciatica, headaches, musculoskeletal injuries, etc.) and its underlying causes. Dr. Becker utilizes the most beneficial, up-to-date chiropractic techniques and physiotherapy modalities. He believes in restoring patients to their optimal health in the shortest possible period of time.

Becker Spine & Sports Institute 973-535-2774 |

Receive a free 8 minute session on the Bio Electro Magnetic Energy Regulation device to help with your body’s circulation. See firsthand what the device can do, and learn how the technology works. BEMER sells Bio Electro Magnetic Energy Regulation devices for humans and pets, including horses. The device helps with circulation throughout the body and delivery of nutrients. 74% of the body’s oxygen is delivered through the capillary network. This device is a solution for reduced circulation.

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These food samples are Beyond Delicious! Head over to their table to try mini beef empanadas, Beyond Delicious chicken salad, chipotle pulled pork sliders, and assorted desserts.


A full-service catering and cafe. Their cafe in New Providence features a weekly walk-in menu in a cozy and inviting space. Their catering service provides beyond delicious sandwiches, salads, hors d’oeuvres, dips, entrees, pasta, desserts and more for events and corporate lunches.

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Celebrity Motor Cars will have one of their luxury cars on display at the expo! Check out the Lexus that will be showcased at the Mayfair Farms entrance, and learn about their services.

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Looking to expand your education? Visit Caldwell University’s expo booth and learn about their bachelor and graduate degree and certification programs. Caldwell University is a private, Catholic coed four-year university with a strong liberal arts core curriculum that enhances critical thinking and analytical reasoning. Caldwell offers 25 undergraduate and 30 graduate programs, including doctoral, master’s, certificate and certification programs, as well as online and distance learning options that prepare students for today’s global marketplace. For more information about Caldwell University, visit

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Celebrity Motor Cars’ dealers have the perfect car for you! Each and every guest is treated like a celebrity and extended their red carpet treatment from the moment you arrive at any of their state of the art sales and service facilities. Whether you are pursuing a purchase or lease of a new or used their vast inventory unites uncompromising quality with grandeur and instant success.

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SILVER SPONSOR The College Hunks are here! The junk removal and moving company will discuss services and show a demonstration on how they wrap and protect valuable furniture. Enter for a chance to win their raffle and find promotional giveaway items at their table. Make sure to say “hi” to their mascot, CJ, who will be on site for a meet-and-greet. “We move the stuff you love and get rid of the stuff you don’t!” College Hunks are Northern New Jersey’s leading home and office junk removal and moving company. They focus on building and maintaining relationships with the people they serve by providing a flexible, affordable and considerate approach to an otherwise stressful industry.

College Hunks Hauling Junk and Moving 973-227-8577 |

Looking to learn more about the services that Cipriano Law Offices offers? Visit their table for more information, plus giveaways and a gift basket raffle! They offer services in the following: Divorce, mediation, collaborative law, Division of Child Protection and Permanency (formerly DYFS), domestic violence, non-dissolution and unmarried parents; same sex relationships; custody, child support, parenting time, relocation, prenuptial agreements and marriage planning, simple wills and trusts, municipal court matters, and landlord tenant cases.

Cipriano Law Offices, P.C. 973-403-8600 |

Are you concerned about all those side effects from using over-the-counter and Rx drugs? Have you ever wondered if there’s a better, safer way to take care of your family’s health? Stop by to receive for FREE iTOVi health and wellness scan, and take home a personalized scientific report of exactly what your body needs to guide you to a better, healthier you! A high quality premium line of essential oils used by individuals and healthcare professionals alike, doTERRA offers products that are naturally safe, purely effective, and infused with CPTG Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade® essential oils, including personal care and spa products, nutritional supplements, and healthy living products.

doTERRA International Helene Graziano–Wellness Advocate & Certified Aromatherapist

Mani in minutes! Stop by for your free accent nail and see what the buzz is all about! They have revolutionized the way you will do your nails! Purchase sets on the spot, just in time for Mother’s Day, and enter for a chance to win a mani for you and a friend! A fast, fun, inexpensive way to do your nails! No more wait time at the salon. Color STREET offers real nail polish in strip format! Fingers and toes for just $13! See for yourself why this product is trending in the beauty world.


Team members from E.A. Goodman Law will be there to inform attendees about their estate and elder law planning needs. Multiple gift baskets will be raffled off, so make sure to stop by! E.A. Goodman Law LLC is highly regarded as an estate planning and elder law firm that provides caring, efficient service. Their services range from planning small estates to more complex planning for high net-worth individuals. They also design succession planning strategies for clients who run closely held businesses and professional practices. They are here to guide you throughout life’s transitions.


E.A. Goodman Law LLC

973-886-9756 |

973-512-2610 |

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SILVER SPONSOR Eclipse Cryo & Float will educate attendees on the benefits of cryotherapy and float therapy, along with other health and beauty benefits offered by other services provided at their spa. Watch demonstrations on cryo faicla, Normatec and their new Cryo Contour service (fat freeze and cellulite reduction). Enter to win a raffle of a gift basket! Eclipse Cryo & Float offers non-invasive wellness and beauty services that include Whole Body Cryotherapy, Body Contouring, Floatation, Infrared Jade Sauna “Glow” Pod, Cryo Facials, along with other unique modalities. Their services provide an array of benefits to clients, including reduction of pain & inflammation, relaxation, detoxification, improved skin tone, fat freezing, cellulite busting, and a greater sense of well being.

Learn about the great services that Discovery Wellness Center offers for children and families, and enter for a chance to win a gift basket in their raffle. Discovery Wellness Center is a mental health agency specializing in children and families as well as adults. They have experts in all areas including special education, substance abuse, grief, trauma and couples counseling. They offer medication management with on-site MD as well as neuropsychological testing.

Discovery Wellness Center 862-242-3500

Eclipse Cryo & Float 973-226-4000

“ Knowing that we’re covered by a solid insurance company is everything to us.

Jeff – Cinnaminson, NJ

we’ll always be here for you.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.

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SILVER SPONSOR There’s a lot to do at Horizon’s booth! Speak with a representative and learn about Horizon products and services, have your photo taken at their photo booth and enjoy free giveaways. Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey offers a medical, dental, vision and prescription insurance products and services. Look for their Blue to You van as they travel the state educating consumers and members on health care.

Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield 888-765-7656 |

Looking for some coaching help? Ellen G will be at the expo to tell you how she can assist you. Sign up for complimentary sessions, purchase her book Mastering the Inner Game of Weight Loss: An Easyto-Follow Guide to Permanent Weight Loss Without Going on a Diet, and enter to win a raffle. EllenG Coaching helps overextended business professionals and entrepreneurs who are worried about their health and happiness, and are either exhausted, burnt out, out of shape, overweight or all of the above! Through coaching programs, motivational talks and online courses, clients learn to integrate health into their lifestyles with small steps that lead to massive change, resulting in greater energy, focus, productivity and happiness every day.

EllenG Coaching, LLC

Frankie and Kim will have several displays of various designs of all types of jewelry, from bracelets to keychains. Shop their selection of jewelry, gift cards, and gift bags, make special orders with free shipping, and enter to win a raffle item. Frankie and Kim create custom jewelry using various beads, stones, crystals, leather, sterling silver, and other materials. They enjoy creating bracelets, earrings, necklaces, and keychains, and do many fundraisers for schools, universities, organizations, and friends.

Frankie and Kim Jewelry 973-723-0605

973-535-8891 | Maintain your teeth with the help of Family Dental Suite! Learn about the services they offer and how you can maintain your healthy smile. A dental practice offering dental whitening, dental implants, digital panoramic X-rays, simple and surgical teeth extraction, dental crown and bridges, endodontics, routine exams, routine cleanings, pediatric treatment, dental veneers and cosmetic dentistry, restorative work with composite fillings, periodontics treatment, and scaling.

Ladies who love to golf will want to head over to Golf4Her’s table. Shop clothing, gear, gifts, and accessories that will add plenty of style to your close.

Family Dental Suite 973-833-3000 | is an online pro shop for women, offering a wide selection of stylish clothing, accessories and gear from top designers and brands that blend fashion, sport and style. Follow #TeamGolf4Her on Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest for what’s trending in women’s golf. Retail showroom located in Denville.

Golf4Her 973-343-2852 |


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Discover senior living options, services, and programs available at Green Hill. Take a spin of their raffle wheel and see what prizes you can win! A 5-star senior living community in the heart of Essex County on 23 lush acres, specializing in independent and assisted living, skilled nursing, and rehabilitative person-directed care. Green Hill focuses on a rewarding lifestyle that is full of possibilities. Green Hill is home of the 1st Green House Homes in New Jersey, is SAGE platinum certified and a leader in LGBT Senior Housing and Care.

Green Hill Inc. 973-731-2300 | Satisfy your sweet tooth with a taste of HomeFed’s delicious treats! Try samples, purchase products to take home for your family to enjoy, and see what Kay can make you for your next occasion and get-together. With Mother’s Day around the corner, you’ll want to stop at HomeFed’s booth for made-from-scratch gifts for the moms in your life. HomeFed by Kay offers personalized pastry and cake making services to the sweet tooth in all of us. Kay’s baked goods are organic where it counts, made from scratch and personalized to fit your preferences, favorites and cravings. She make treats for special occasions including birthdays, bridal and baby showers, as a delicious gift or just for you to indulge. !


View their Spring/Summer line, place orders, enter a raffle, and learn more about hosting a show or fundraiser. Initials, Inc. offers women the chance to Shop, Host or Join. Have fun and make money! Their product line offers something for everyone and they always offer Free Personalization. Their tag line is: There’s only one you!

Initials, Inc. Jean Marie Garcia 973-713-5693

201-552-0859 Discovery Wellness Center is one of the few dedicated centers for treatment of families and children in the state which accepts most insurance plans. We work with children of all ages as well as adults, couples and families. Along with our sister center, Discovery Psychotherapy Center, we have trained and licensed therapists with a variety of specializations. Some of our areas of expertise are: • Parenting Skills • ADHD & Neuropsychological Assessments • IEP Planning & Advisement as well as In-School Observations • Art & Play Therapy • Pet Therapy with miniature horses • LGBTQ issues • Trauma with EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing for Trauma) • EFT (Emotionally Focused Therapy) • Substance Abuse Therapy • DBT (Dialectic Behavior Therapy) • Sex Addiction Therapy • Medication Management with Jada Turco, MD

Convenient day, evening and Saturday hours. Please call or visit the website for more information.

Our goal is to help you discover what you need to make your life more enjoyable.




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SILVER SPONSOR Learn all about Kearny Bank’s complete loan, saving, and checking accounts, grab giveaways for your Swag Bag, and enter to win a gift set. By providing a superior level of service, Kearny Bank hopes to earn your long-term loyalty and become your financial partner for many years to come. Whether it is a loan request, information about a deposit product or assistance with one of their other financial services, they pledge to respond quickly, professionally and in a manner that puts your needs first. For Today. For Tomorrow.

Kearny Bank 800-273-3406 |

Talk to the experts at JAG Physical Therapy for insight on physical therapy, sports injuries, injury prevention, and more–they’ll answer any questions you have! Stop by for giveaways too, including bags, chip clips, water bottles, and makeup bags. JAG Physical Therapy is a comprehensive outpatient physical therapy company which provides physical therapy care for general orthopedic, sports and soft tissue injuries, Workers’ Compensation cases, and Medicare patients.

JAG Physical Therapy 973-669-0078 |

Meet Joan Herrmann from Change Your Attitude... Change Your Life! Joan will provide attendees with information that teaches you how thoughts impact physical and emotional health and help determine one’s level of success. Joan Herrmann hosts the radio show Change Your Attitude… Change Your Life, which airs on New York’s WOR 710 am and streams on iHeartRadio, and publishes a monthly digital magazine, 24/seven, which is distributed to hundreds of thousands worldwide. Her guest and magazine contributors list reads like a who’s who of the most influential and inspirational people in the world.

Joan Herrmann


Lakeland Bank has so much to offer! See what services they can provide you or your business, try your hand at winning a gift basket, and pick up giveaways. A full-service domestic violence and domestic abuse prevention agency with volunteer opportunities. Their services include a 24hour hotline; counseling; safe house; transitional living; children’s services; life skills education; vocational counseling; batterers’ intervention; legal assistance; teen dating violence services; and professional training, education, and youth prevention programs.

Jersey Battered Women’s Service (JBWS)

Lakeland Bank provides personal and business banking products and services. Its personal banking products and services include checking accounts, savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, consumer loans, and credit cards. Business banking products and services include checking accounts, savings and money market accounts, certificates of deposit, business loans, and cash management solutions.

24-Hour Helpline, 973-267-4763 |

Lakeland Bank 908-367-5418 |


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Heidi Lerner will demonstrate the amazing Makeup Eraser and Cellu-cup! Enter a raffle for a mini Makeup Eraser. Liberty Mutual will be providing information on their wide variety of insurance options, including Home, Auto, Life and Pet Insurance. Stop by their table to enter their gift basket raffle and ask any insurance questions you may have. Liberty Mutual Insurance is a personal and small business insurance company. Their agents write Home insurance, Renters, Auto, Life, Annuities and Pet Insurance.

Liberty Mutual Insurance 201-316-9186

Have you ever wondered how you would look with a beautiful, full set of lashes? Meet with the Lure Lash stylists and enter to win a raffle for a full set of lashes. Winner of Best of Essex Gold Medal three years in a row! Lure Lash is New Jersey’s premier eyelash extensions salon! You can expect to find the highest quality eyelash extension service and lash stylists. They now also offer Permanent Makeup and Microblading services. Let Lure Lash help you transform your eyes one Lash at a time!

Lure Lash 973-783-5274 |

Their products are designed to solve beauty problems. Makeup Eraser is a cloth that removes makeup with just water. Made of a proprietary blend of polyester. Anti bacterial, machine washable, dryer friendly and lasts up to 5 years! Does not pull or tug on your skin or lashes. Cellucup is an at-home cellulite buster that shows real results, improving blood flow to the areas where there is cellulite to get damaged tissue moving again. It improves the appearance of cellulite on you legs, arms, and tummy. Amplilash mascara, amp up your lashes with their popular fiber mascara! Bath and body products too! Retailers welcome. Wholesale pricing available!

Makeup Eraser/MUELIFESTYLE Heidi Lerner 973-879-3645

P ROT E C T I N G Y O U R M O S T VA LUA B L E A S S E T Divorce • Custody/Parenting Time • Child Support • Domestic Violence • Grandparents Rights

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Ice cream lovers, make your way over to Mark and Julie’s table! Try samples of their wonderful, handmade flavors of ice cream, straight out of West Orange. If you love ice cream you’re really in for a treat. Mark and Julie’s has all kinds of frozen treats; from the real thing to low fat. no fat, sugar free, etc. Home of the best coffee ice cream! Tofutti, too!

Mark and Julie’s Handmade Ice Cream 973-731-6011 |

The NOCC will talk to attendees about the signs and symptoms of ovarian cancer, and raise awareness for their events and support programs. Grab giveaway items and enter their raffle. The mission of the NOCC is to save lives by fighting tirelessly to prevent and cure ovarian cancer and to improve the quality of life for Survivors. Through NOCC’s programs and local Chapter initiatives, staff and volunteers work hard to raise awareness, promote education, and fund research.

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition 973-841-4313 |

Linda & Rudy Slucker

Center Women NCJW/Essex

Linda Schulz will demonstrate how to brighten up your look with Mary Kay’s incredible products. Win giveaway prizes and pick up samples! Women everywhere want products that deliver results. At Mary Kay, Inc., an expert team of scientists uses the most advanced skin care technology available to ensure that consumers get what they want: innovative products they can believe in at a price they can afford.

Mary Kay Cosmetics Linda Schulz 201-303-0148 |

NCJW offers a wide range of services! Talk to the team and find out about their career education services, job club, self-empowerment workshops, computer classes, general workshops, legal consultations, and RAINBOWS support groups for children. The Linda & Rudy Slucker NCJW/Essex Center for Women is a nonprofit community service that is open to all women regardless of their religious affiliation. It has been at the forefront of social change supporting the needs of women, children, and families in a safe, nurturing place. The Center offers career services, computer classes, workshops, and self-empowerment programs for women, and support groups for children.

NCJW/Essex Center for Women 973-994-4994 |

Get fit with Meg Hener Fitness! Meet Meg and discuss how she can help you reach your fitness goals. Learn about what she has to offer and her training style. Enter to win a free orientation session! Certified Personal Trainer offering one on one sessions, group sessions and bootcamps! Personalized fitness for all levels to help you reach your goals!!

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Meet with matchmaker Julianne and learn about her services, including her free Rolodex membership for single ladies. She will be on the lookout for matches for one of her clients, and will give away a one-hour date coaching session. New Jersey’s Matchmaker is a traditional matchmaking service designed for commitment-minded singles in New Jersey. Their services are personal, private, and confidential. They provide highly personalized screened introductions and date coaching, including online dating support.

New Jersey’s Matchmaker 201-297-7857 |

The New Jersey Urology team will be at the expo to answer questions and discuss their services! Visit their table to ask about treatment options and discover the services they offer. There are so many options when it comes to insurance! Learn about all of your options for insurance, investment and retirement vehicles. Head over for raffle prizes that are available at their booth!

They treat female and male sexual issues/dysfunction. Female treatments include: Painful sex, low desire arousal disorder, orgasm issues as well as hormone therapy. Male treatments include: Erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation, low testosterone, peyronies as well as penile prosthesis.

New Jersey Urology 973-218-9400 | Learn how the HGH gel burns fat, reduces wrinkles, thickens hair, increases energy, and more! New U Life’s breakthrough, homeopathic HGH gel is the only transdermal, over-the-counter human growth hormone product available without a prescription.

Whether you’re starting out in life or preparing to make the most of retirement, New York Life has insurance and investment options designed to help you meet your goals—for today and for all days to come.

New York Life New Jersey 732-282-2172 |

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Jeannine’s jewelry collections, featuring necklaces, bracelets, and other pieces, as well as her other products will be on display and for sale. Pick up a statement piece for yourself or a gift for a loved one. Jewelry designer Jeannine Dacardi of Nini Felini creates unique and beautiful pieces of jewelry. Her current line includes handcrafted gold plated pieces, and pieces made with shards of mirror wrapped in silver wire. She also sells other items including candles, handbags, and antiques.

Nini Felini

See for yourself how great Olio Beauty’s products are! Have a look at their Wellness & Lifestyle products, as well as a seasonal product for the Summer, and test some products. Olio Beauty is an NJ-based indie brand dedicated to offering 100% plant-based personal care essentials for clean, conscious living–Chemical-Free & CrueltyFree. Their products are handcrafted with Nature’s favorite herbs, cold-pressed oils and pure essential oils with the most sensitive skin in mind. They’ve been thoughtfully created as natural alternatives to enhance and complement daily wellness and self care regimens.

Olio Beauty


Learn about the benefits of becoming a member of the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners. Established in 1978, this organization encourages and supports business ownership by women, offering myriad opportunities for networking, collaboration, education, leadership, professional development, and mentoring. Monthly networking events are held in each of its 6 regions across the state, along with 3 annual statewide conferences/expos.

Treat yourself to some tasty organic wines! Organic Vintages will have their best wines available at their booth for customers to try. Organic Vintages are purveyors of expectional organic wines from around the world. They are proud to offer fine wines made from 100% organically grown grapes with no or low sulfites added– without the pesticides, sulfites and other chemicals.


Organic Vintages

609-308-2530 |

201-508-7636 |

NJ Spine & Joint has much to offer patients, from cold laser therapy to massages. Visit their expo booth to learn all about their services, and relax with a free mini-massage. NJ Spine & Joint is a multi-specialty wellness center providing the most advanced non-surgical healthcare available today. Their safe, natural therapies and treatments include: Cold Laser Therapy, Physical Therapy, Chiropractic, Medical Massage, IV Vitamin Therapy, Intramuscular Vitamin Shots, Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Therapy, Cosmetic PRP Therapy, Trigger Point Injections and Weight Loss Plans.

NJ Spine & Joint 973-433-0889 |

Plant Nite is all the rage! Learn about their plant and sip classes, private events, and fundraisers. Take a spin of the prize wheel to win goodies and free plant nite tickets. Spend two hours at a local hotspot creating a living tabletop garden with friends. Plant everything from Zen gardens to quirky terrariums—no green thumb needed. Get creative with the best materials and host to guide you—your project can be as different as you are!

Plant Nite 908-380-3137 |


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Ask questions about pediatric health and learn all about PM Pedatrics’ practice in Livingston, as well as their many office locations. Unlike traditional urgent care practices, PM Pediatrics specializes in treating patients from the cradle to college. They are staffed by pediatric emergency specialists, including pediatric emergency physicians and board-certified pediatricians, who are specially trained in treating children in urgent care situations while minimizing pain and unnecessary tests.

PM Pediatrics 973-992-4767 |

Shop ‘til you drop at the Pristine Soaps table! Watch product demonstrations and find a variety of new bath products that you will not be able to resist. Order gift baskets and buy gifts for upcoming occasions! Pristine Soaps makes handmade bath bars with plant oils, essential oils and butters that your skin will love. Other available products include body scrubs, bath salts and bath fuzzies. Gift baskets, party favors and larger quantities are available for special occasions through custom orders. Owner Preethy is passionate about providing the best to her clients, while also giving back to the community.

Learn about the many insurance opportunities they offer while picking up fantastic giveaways. Rand, Feuer, & Klein, LLC was designed with extraordinary ambitions. After more than 25 years in the insurance industry, managing one of New Jersey’s leading agencies, Dennis F. Klein, CPCU, ARM, wanted to offer clients something more– solid coverage, affordable prices, and expert advice from an actual person.

Rand, Feuer, & Klein, LLC 973-582-6200

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SILVER SPONSOR Get ready for giveaways with silver sponsor Williams Law Group! Find information on their services and learn about all that they do to help families. They are a Family Law Firm that focuses on Divorce, Pre-nuptial Agreements, Post Judgement Issues, Child Custody, Child Support, Domestic Violence and Child Abuse and Neglect Parental Defense. The firm is known to defend families against allegations of Child Abuse and Neglect, as they take pride in protecting parental rights when violated by the state agency, known as the Division of Child Protection and Permanency.

Williams Law Group, LLC 908-810-1083 |

Get a taste of Rare’s delicious comfort foods and try samples of customer favorites! Rare, The Steakhouse is all about steak. Select cuts of prime rib are cooked to your specifications, and presented with your choice of exceptional side dishes. The restaurant also offers a Raw Bar and a generously sized bar to help you unwind after a long day.

Rare, The Steakhouse 973-256-6699 | Meet RE/MAX agent Nicolas Zarro and ask him any real estate questions you may have. Whether buying or selling, he will tell you need what you need to know. RE/MAX’s agents find homes that fit you. As the most recognized name in real estate, RE/MAX’s agents help clients buy and sell commercial and residential properties.

RE/MAX Nicolas Zarro 862-432-2761 |

Stop by Suite 707’s table and introduce yourself, and receive a future 20% OFF coupon for any full price purchase! Known as Verona’s BEST kept secret, Suite 707 Beauty Bar & Boutique offers a unique blend of exclusive one-of-a-kind pieces at exceptional prices! Offering a full range of handmade items including handbags and statement jewelry.

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Sample their mouth-watering barbeque dishes and sides and chat about upcoming events taking place at SuzyQue’s! A full-service BBQ restaurant and bar featuring live entertainment most nights and special activities throughout the week. SuzyQue’s focuses on friendly, casual service that delivers mouth-watering BBQ to friends, neighbors, and family. The BBQ brings together Kansas City, Memphis, Texas, and Carolina flavors with hints of the south and creole.

SuzyQue’s BBQ & Bar 973-736-7899 |

The Synergy team will discuss the in-home eldercare services that they offer. Enter to win a gift basket raffle and find giveaway items for your swag bag. Provider of In Home Eldercare services including personal care, medication reminders, bathing, meal prep, transportation, light housekeeping, socialization, companionship, safety, and peace of mind. They cover all of Essex, Union, and Hudson counties, with 24 hour coverage, Live In’s, Daily, Overnights. Nurse Supervision On ALL Cases. Locally owned & operated by Casey Holstein & David Katz.

Synergy HomeCare Metro NJ 973-808-3475

Tracey will be displaying examples of projects, most of which will be highlighting local business relationships that visitors may recognize, and some giveaways to share. Tracey Diamond is a fine artist at heart, who looks at the world in shapes, colors and textures. When working on a project, no matter what the size, she approaches each design with its own uniqueness that, most importantly, draws upon what inspires the people or the business behind it. Her specialty involves branding your business, designing your event and/or marketing your company.

There’s so much happening at the Traveling Vineyards booth! Find information on their in-home wine tastings, enter to win a wine-related gift basket, and have a blast with their fun photo opportunities! Traveling Vineyards provides FREE in-home wine tastings. They bring 5 bottles of award winning wine, teach wine pairing tips and give wine education. They bring the vineyard to you!

Traveling Vineyards 201-388-6721 |

Tracey Diamond Designs 973-783-0213 |

Improve your home! Talk to the Sears home-pros for in-home design consultation for HVAC, windows, doors, siding, roofing, bathroom and kitchen remodeling, flooring, cabinet re-facing and countertops. Sears Home Services is a division of Sears Holdings, and one of the three largest home improvement businesses in the continental United States and Puerto Rico. Sears Home Improvements has been in business since 1998. They offer customers a wide range of home improvement products and services ranging from heating and cooling systems to flooring.

Sears Home Improvement Products, Inc.

Find the perfect gift for Mother’s Day, birthdays, or graduations with the exquistive pieces that will be on display and for sale. Talk to the Walter Bauman team about their services and products, and enter to win a raffle! Walter Bauman Jewelers is a family-owned, high-quality jeweler that sells fine jewelry, offers New Jersey’s largest selection of estate jewelry and watches, as well as offering a variety of custom design, repair and jewelry buy-back services. The Bauman family provides its customers with both the best price and honest, superior service, making it your personal jeweler.

Walter Bauman Jewelers

407-551-6010 |

973-731-3155 |


Head to the Tritec Ricoh booth for promotional items and information on the services that you can provide your office. Drop off your business card to enter to win a prize! In business since 1988, Tritec/Ricoh specializes in innovative document workflow solutions tailored to the specific needs of each client. They offer the very best in equipment, service, and pricing, and are committed to making every project a success.

Tritec/Ricoh Office Equipment 973-428-0505

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Learn about living a toxin free lifestyle with the help of Young Living! Shop products and enter to win a Young Living gift basket. Through the painstaking steps of their proprietary Seed to Seal production process, they produce the best, most authentic essential oils in the world as well as essential oils infused products. They are committed to providing pure, powerful products for every family and lifestyle, all infused with the lifechanging benefits of their essential oils.

Young Living 973-818-4240 Roxanne will be in the Spirituality Room to give Reiki readings— be sure to sign up! Roxanne D’Angelo is the founder of Crystal Clear Energies and is a certified Crystal Master Healer of multiple energy healing modalities, supporting natural healing of the body, mind and spirit. She is an Intuitive Feng Shui and Space Clearing Consultant, clearing discordant energies, creating harmony and balance while aligning her clients with good fortune.

Crystal Clear Energies 201-615-0960 | Visit the Spirituality Room for an Intuitive Reading via stick figure drawings from Gloria. Gloria Pappicco-Doka is a Reiki Master and Teacher. She has studied past life regression, numerology, Tarot, mediumship, Wicca, Buddhism, and psychic development.

Sign up to receive Divine Guidance through an Akashic Record Reading in the Spirituality Room. Linda Mitchell is an Intuitive Life Coach, Speaker, Workshop Leader, regularly featured expert on WOR Radio 710’s “Coach On Call” segment and writes a monthly article for the CYACYL magazine. She has been practicing in the coaching and healing arts for over 20 years, empowering people to move through life’s transitions and challenges with clarity, confidence, purpose and passion. Linda helps busy people reclaim balance, better health and confidently step into the next meaningful role on their journey to emerge more powerful, purposeful and fulfilled! Discover your unique gifts and move forward with ease, grace and joy. Linda’s work has been described as powerfully transformative; uplifting and empowering; a unique balance of science and spirituality. Live with purpose, create clarity, ignite passion!

LIVING INSPIRED Coaching Linda Mitchell 201-788-9318 | Carol Marker, Medium, Psychic, will perform Angel Card Readings for expo guests in the Spirituality Room. Carol Marker is a Medium, Psychic, & Intuitive Counselor who does Angel Card Readings. She connects to loved ones who have crossed over to the other side. She has 21 years experience as a medium and loves giving peace, serenity and love to clients from the other side.

Whispers from An Angel Carol Marker 201-341-8728 |

GloriAngels4U2 973-202-6188 Receive a past-life reading from Miriam Belov when you visit the Spirituality Room. Miriam Belov, MAT, RMT is The Keep Calm Mentor who travels globally/ serves personally. She is a #1 bestselling author, consultant, meditative speaker and expert in mind-body-spirit work – open heartedly sharing the techniques she has pioneered for over 35 years. A Reiki Master, her psychic energy work moves clients from dis-ease to integral health and from fear to success.

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The College of St. Elizabeth offers a variety of programs for undergraduate, continuing studies, and graduate programs. Their Continued Studies and Graduate programs offer flexibility, meeting the needs of adult learners. With Ed. Choice, you can choose how to learn and earn your degree and switch weekly from online or on campus.

College of St. Elizabeth 973-290-4000 |

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College of St. Elizabeth offers so many options for continued education. Drop by their booth to learn all about their various Continued Studies and Graduate programs.

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TITLE SPONSOR Stop by and visit RWJBarnabas Health at the North Jersey Woman Expo and learn about their nationally renowned services and check out their free screenings. Meet health experts from your local Barnabas Health Medical Group practices, as well as Clara Maass Medical Center, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and Saint Barnabas Medical Center. RWJBarnabas Health provides an array of women’s specialty services through its Essex County facilities, including Clara Maass Medical Center, Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, Saint Barnabas Medical Center and Barnabas Health Medical Group practices. From reproductive and maternal medicine, to obstetrics and maternity services, as well as mammography and gynecologic oncology, they offer women nationally recognized care RWJBarnabas Health strives to meet the evolving needs of women—whether that be enhancing the coordination for treating complex health conditions or improving community health through local programs, including access to primary and specialty care providers. For more information, visit

RWJBarnabas Health 888-724-7123 |

Grab Your Girlfriends & Head Over to the ULTIMATE Women’s Event of the Year! • Massage Stations • Jewelry, Essential Oils, Home Decor • Mini Treatments & Demos • Giveways & Prizes • Spirituality Room • Food & Beverage Sampling

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Tuesday, May 8, 2018 • 4-8pm Mayfair Farms — 481 Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange, NJ

$12 in advance $15 at the door

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Mini Treatments & Demos


Spirituality Room

TICKETS SALES TO BENEFIT: Jersey Battered Women’s Service (JBWS) and The Apostles’ House



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• Extreme Makeovers

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• Cosmetic Bonding

• Conscious Sedation

• Implant Restoration

• Invisalign® Certified

• “Hollywood Smiles”

• Crowns & Bridges

• Zoom! Whitening Complimentary nitrous oxide is provided for your comfort & relaxation

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